Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C++
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 56 60
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 +3
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.46% 1.71% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 4.68% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Northamptonshire median daily rate £413 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £266 £375 £360
% change year-on-year -29.00% +4.17% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £44.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year +151.43% - -

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 264 342 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 40.49% 36.66% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 218 150
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £271 £279 £275
90th Percentile £535 £552 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £384 £368 £350
% change year-on-year +4.42% +5.00% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £28.75 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.54% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +57.41% +42.11% -2.56%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C++ in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ in Northamptonshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 1 £475 +5.56%
C++
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (33.33%) Spotfire
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) FlexRay
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MFC
2 1 (33.33%) STL
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) VC++
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Simulink
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) MFC
1 1 (33.33%) STL
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) VC++
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau